Accused charged with causing a disturbance and resisting arrest. RCMP responded in the early morning hours to a complaint of a potential impaired driver leaving a bar, with a specific vehicle description. Accused found in bar parking area standing next to the open door of a vehicle matching the vehicle description. RCMP asked accused who’s … Read More.
Client found not guilty of sexual assault and assault after trial by a judge alone. Complainant and accused had been in an on/off relationship. Complainant stated she went to the accused’s house to pick up some of her belongings. She claimed that when she was in the bedroom the accused grabbed her, threw her on … Read More.
Client charged with trafficking crack cocaine to an undercover officer. Client was targeted by an undercover operation because client was a known drug addict who was attending at a public location that was believed to a location where drugs were frequently sold. Client agreed to act as a middleperson for a drug transaction if the … Read More.
Client charged with drug trafficking and possession for the purposes. Police get a tip that two individuals are going to be transporting drugs from FM to Saskatchewan. Based on this limited information police purport to locate the accused at the airport as he waited to board a flight, detain and search him, whereupon drugs are … Read More.
Appeal of conviction on one count of possession for the purpose of trafficking in cocaine. There was a 3-year delay in getting to trial, with none of the delay being the fault of the accused. The delay was the result of delays in getting disclosure, the Crown’s decision to prosecute multiple individuals on the same … Read More.
Client was charged with assault and sexual assault and violating probation conditions. Realistic risk upon conviction would be two to three years in jail. Client met the complainant at a bar, and within one week he was residing with her. After one month, the complainant alleged that the client had become very controlling and would demand … Read More.
Client charged with unlawful confinement, sexual assault, and assault causing bodily harm. On the date of the incident a woman ran naked from his residence, encountered a woman across the street and alleged she had been confined, assaulted, and sexually assaulted. The woman called 911 advising of the allegations. Police attended and spoke to the … Read More.
Impaired file. Failed the Roadside screening breath test, was arrested and provided two breath samples at the police station. The lowest readings was 110 mg/%. Charter notice filed alleging a violation of the right to full disclosure as the full maintenance records in respect of the breathalyzer machine was not provided by the Crown. Notice … Read More.
Impaired driving (DUI) file. Client failed roadside screening breath test, was arrested and provided two breath samples at the police station. The lowest readings was 130 mg%. Officer was driving the client home and became concerned about his mental health. As a result, he returned with client to the police station and lodged him in cells until the … Read More.
Client alleged to have stolen over $100,000 from employer but Crown unable to establish this loss entirely attributable to client’s actions. Crown accepts defence admission of theft totaling approximately $23,000 and joins Defence in recommended sentence of 18 month conditional sentence. Proposed sentence included 12 months of house arrest with restitution to complainant in this amount. … Read More.